In the Heights

musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes

In the Heights is a musical. Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote its music and lyrics. The story happens during three days. The story mainly happens in the mostly Hispanic-American neighborhood of Washington Heights in New York City.

In the Heights
MusicLin-Manuel Miranda
LyricsLin-Manuel Miranda
BookQuiara Alegría Hudes
Productions2005 Waterford
2007 Off-Broadway
2008 Broadway
2009 US Tour
2011 Manila
2011 Non-Equity Tour
2013 Panama City
2014 São Paulo
2014 Off-West End
2014 Tokyo
2015 Melbourne
2015 West End
2015 Vancouver
2015 Seoul
2016 Lima
2018 Nyborg
AwardsTony Award for Best Musical
Tony Award for Best Original Score
Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album
Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music

After a 2005 tryout in Waterford, Connecticut and a 2007 Off-Broadway run, the show opened on Broadway in March 2008. It was nominated for thirteen Tony Awards and won four, including the 2008 Best Musical, Best Original Score, and Best Choreography awards. A movie version of the musical was released in June 2021.